10 Best Pieces of Marriage Advice for Muslim Newlyweds

You’re probably going to receive all sorts of tips and advice as you embark on this wonderful journey called marriage. It’ll be hard to decipher between the good advice and the not-so-good advice. So with that being said, we’ve compiled a list of 10 best pieces of advice for newlyweds. Here they are: Always, always…

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4 Lessons in 4 Years of Marriage

My husband, Ahmed, and I have known each other our entire lives. Our parents were always such good friends and our interest for one another sprung from there. We were both born in Marietta, Georgia by the same nurses (and at home…no really), and we’re about 1 year apart. His family then settled in Missouri…

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How Do You Know When He or She is the One?

The pendulum has swung, the tables have turned, and you have heard the oft quoted “Where are all the good men in our community?” The reality is that for both young men and women the idea of “romantic love” from the wider society we live in has permeated our diverse and differing cultures. Arranged marriages…

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5 Ways to Strengthen Your Marriage During Ramadan

Ramadan is such a beautiful and holy month. A great time to not only strengthen ourselves, but our relationships as well. This is the perfect month for some major bonding time with your spouse. Here are some ways that’ll strengthen your marriage during this blessed month. 1. Try your best to pray every prayer together. What…

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13 Things You Should Know About the First Year of Marriage

Congratulations on your anniversary! In our previous post we discussed the things you should do in the first 3 months of marriage: “What to do in the first 90 Days of Marriage.” Hopefully you’ve returned items you borrowed for the wedding, sent the thank you cards, received your wedding photos and videos (if not, don’t…

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The 7 Stages of a Muslim Marriage

Here at Perfect Muslim Wedding, we want to help you not only plan a great wedding, but also be with you at each stage of your Muslim marriage. According to Retrouvaille.com, there are four stages of marriage: Romance, Disillusionment, Misery, and Awakening. According to Sari Harrar and Rita DeMaria in their book The 7 Stages…

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Nikah: The Heart of a Muslim Wedding

The nikah is the heart of a Muslim wedding. So what are some of the key things for you to know about nikah? The main requirement is that there be a mutual agreement between the bride and groom to get married, two adult witnesses and a mahar (dowry) gift for the bride. Also, a guardian representing the…

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Stress Free is the Way to Be

Weddings, along with having a child, starting a new job and moving are among some of the most stressful events that take place in our lives. Although we cannot control the outcome of events, we can decrease the stress when “stuff” happens. What are some of the things you, your fiancé, family and friends can do…

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What is the Perfect Muslim Wedding?

I, by chance, came across this blog post, and in it the author rightly points out that a perfect wedding doesn’t have to be picture-perfect or meet the expectations of a fantasy wedding. The important thing to note here is that the wedding industry, in the end, is a business, and there’s nothing wrong with…

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